The big picture: The pope blamed populists for "creating psychosis" on the issue of immigration and told Reuters that he agrees with American Catholic bishops who have called the Trump administration's policy "contrary to our Catholic values" and "immoral." It's the first time the pontiff has explicitly addressed the policy after seemingly hinting at it in a tweet last week.
Pope Francis denounces Trump's family separation policy
It’s not easy, but populism is not the solution.
— Pope Francis to Reuters